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1.What is the minimum age at hich you can get a class c driver license without either driver education or being a hardship case?
2.How much is the maximum fine for a first conviction of driving without a license?
3.What type of restrictions may be placed on your license?
reasonable restriction or endorsement
4.In which direction should you turn your wheels when parking uphill with out a curb?
to right
5.What action should you take if you fail to recieve the renewal notice card reminding you that your driver license is about to expire?
If you dont recieve the notice it is still up to you to renew your license
6.On a one-way street, what color is the broken lane marker?
7.Describe the yield sign.
A red equilateral triangle with the words YIELD in the middle
8.What does a "narrow bridge" sign look like, and how should the driver react when he sees one?
Slow down and use caution
9.What is the shape of a "keep right" sign, and how should the driver react when he sees one?
Slow down keep right and do not pass
10.Which sign tells you to slow down because you are approachng a double curve?
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11.What does a "do not pass" sign mean?
Do not pass other vehicles
12.Which sign tells you to keep in the right hand lane when driving slow?
13.What does " Yield Right-of-Way" mean?
Tells you that you shoukd slow down or stop if necessary so that you can yield the right-of-way to vehicles on the other road
14.Describe the equipment required on passenger cars by state law.
15.What is the purpose of an exhaust emission system?
To help reduce air pollution
30.Under what conditions may your drivers license be suspended?
suspension: the temporary eithdrwl of a a driver license or driving privilege for a definite period of time
ex. dwi, drug offense, intoxication manslaughter, intoxication assult, faliure to stop and render aid,overtaking and passing a school bus..etc.
16.Describe the types of equipment which texas state law specifically for bids on passenger cars driven withing the state.
-a red light showing from the front
-a bell, siren or exhaust whistle
-a muffler cutout
anything that extends more than three inches beyond the left side or six inches beyond the right side of the body, running board, or fenders of your car
-a flashing red light in front
17.How should you react when a traffic officer tells you to do something which is ordanrily considerd to be against the law?
you most obey the officer at all times
18.Once the brakes have been applied, about how many feet does a car which was going 70 mph travel before it comes to a stop?
387 feet to stop
19.When is it necessary to stop before proceeding when you overtake a school bus loading or unloading children?
when the bus is displaying flashing red lights and stopped
20.About how many feet will the average driver going 50 mph travel from the moment he sees danger until he hits the brakes?
229 feet
21.Within how many feet of a crosswalk may you park, when parking near a corner?
20 feet
22.What is the state speed limit for automobiles in urban districts?
30 mph
23.Does a posted speed limit of 55 mph mean that you may drive 55 mph on that highway under all conditions?
24.Your should never drive on the left half of the roadway when you are within how many feet from an intersection, bridge, or railroad crossing?
100 feet
25.What should you do if you discover you are in the wrong lane to make a turn as you enter an intersection?
you move into the proper lane as soon as possible but if you can not get into the proper lane youshould not turn but continue straight
26.When two cars meet at the intersection of two -lane road with a four-lane road, which one must yield the right-of-way?
yield to the vehicle on multi-lane highway
27.Is you are driving and hear a siren coming, what should you do?
you must pull over and yield to the siren passing by
28.What is the first thing that should be done when a car starts to skid?
Take ypur foot off the gas pedal
29.At what time of the day should your headlights be turned on?
1/2 hour before surise
1/2 hour before sunset
31.What is carbon monoxide, and how may it be harmful to drivers?
Cars produce carbon monoxide which is a deadly gas
-dont leave car running in garage
-dont leave vents open while following closly behind other car..etc.
32.Describe what you should do if you have a blowout while driving.
-dont slam on the brakes
-take your foot off the gas and gently apply the brakes
-steer straight ahead to a stop
33.What should you do when driving down a steep grade in a car with standard transmission?
Use a low gear to help slow your vehicle down. Never coast in nuetral or with your foot on the clutch...
34.What should you do if you damage an unattended vehicle?
-locate the owner of the vehicle and give your name and address
-oror leave a written notice giving your name and address and a statment of the cirsumstances of the collision
35.When are accident reports required?
person hurt or vehicles not drivable
36.If your are required to show proof of financial responsibility for the future, how many years must such proof be kept up?
2 years
37.What type of sign warns you to watch right and left for cross traffic?
38.Describe the emblem which identifies vehicles which travel at speeds of 25 mph or less?
39.In which gear should you drive when going down a steep hill?
low gear
43.When following a car, what is a good rule to determine the distance at which you should follow behind?
2 seconds
45.What effects does the use of marijuana and amphetamine have on driving?
-marijuana can affect concentration, judgement, and the sensory and perceputul skills
-amphetamine can make you less coordinated, edgy, and 4 times more likly to be in a car crash
40. What qualifications must one have to teach a beginner to drive?
21 years of age and has had at least one year driving experience and who is occupying the seat beside the driver
41.If the person is under 18, when does his provisional license expire?
next birth date occuring after the date of issuance
42.When parked parallel, your car must be more than how man inches from the curb?
6 inches
44.To what agency and within what time period must a change of address be reported for driver licensing purposes?
drivers license office
-30 days
46.What is the penalty for being convicted of driving while intoxicated?
confinment in jail for not less than 30 days nor more than 1 year , and driver license suspension of not less than 180 days more than 2 years
47.What does a green arrow showing with a red light mean?
proceed carefully in the direction of the arrow after yieding the right-of-way to other vehicles and pedestrians
48.How should you react to a flashing red light?
Stop then proceed when you can safely
49.Which sign tells you to watch out for a train?
50.Describe the sign which warns you to slow down for a winding road.
winding arrow
51.What sign indicates that the road that you are on merges with another?
52.What kind of sign warns you that the highest safe speed for the turn ahead is 25 mph?
53.Describe the sign that tells you to watch for cross traffic ahead?
54.What type of sign warns you that you should slow down for a sharp rise in the roadway?
55.Decribe the type sign which would let you know that you were on a short state highway in a city or urban area?
56.What is the maximum number of inches that you may lawfully allow an object to extend beyond the left fender of your car?
3 inches
57.Under what conditions must you always stop?
Railroad, red lights, stop signs, school busses, police man
58.What should you do when coming onto a street from a private alley or driveway?
stop and yield to vehicles on the street
59.If a child runs into the road 45 to 50 feet ahead of your car, what is the highest speed from which you can stop with good brakes without hitting him?8
60.How close to a fireplug may a vehicle lawfully park?
15 feet
61.What does a posted speed limit of 55 mph mean?
highest you can go is 55mph
62.What is the maximum speed limit of 55 mph mean?
highest you can go is 55mph
63.Under what circumstances should you never attempt to pass a car ahead of you??
no passing zone
64.Under what conditions are overtaking and passing to the right not permitted?
by driving off the paved portion of the highway
65.When a driver is waiting to make a left turn, what is the procedure he should take when the light turns green?5,6
must yield to right of way
66.What precaustions should a driver take at uncontrolled intersections?
yield the right of way to any vehicle before you
67.What regulations should a bicycle rider observe?
-wear a helment
-do no weave in and out of parking cars
-move off the streat to do repairs
-select routs for their own skill
-should be equipt with a mirror
68.Under what condtions shouls headlights be used?
-1/2 before sunset
-1/2 after sunrise
69.You should dim your lights when you are within how many feet of an approaching car?9
500 feet
70.What type of lighting should cars use when parked on the highway at night?9
turn emergency warning lights
71.Which lights shoulds you use when you are driving in the fog?9
dim headlights
72.When are you required to show proof of financial responsibility?
-appling for license
-law enforcemnet
73.When needed, how may one show proof of financial responsibilty?
insurance card
74.What sign warns you that you must slow down?
flashing yellow light
75.What circumstances may lead to possible loss of your license?
-suspensiona from nother state
-parentsl authorization withdrawn
-incomplete driver ed.
76.In addition to mufflers, what new equipment is required on all cars manufactured in 1968 and after?
exhaust system
77.Why are seat belts important?
-they keep you from being thrown from your car
-from hitting dashboard to hard
78.What is meant by "defensive driving?"
-stay alert
-look for trouble spots
-have a plan if the other driver does the wrong thing
-know law requirments
79.What are the differnent classes of license and age requirments for each?
Class a- 18 or 17 with driver ed coarse
Class b-Same
class c-15 hardship, 16 with driver ed
classm- 15 for moped
80.When is a bicyclist not required to ride to ride to the right of the roadway?13
-passing a car
-objects in road
81.When are bicyclists allowed to ride two abreat in a traffic lane?
When they are not slowing down traffic
82.What are the three most common motorist caused car-bicycle crashes?
1-motorist turning left in the face of oncoming bicycle traffic
2-motorist turning right across the path of the bicycle traffic
3-motorist pulling away from stop sign, failing to yield right of way to bicycle
83.What are the penalties for minors(persons under the age of 21) convicted of nondriving alchol-related offenses?10
-fine for 500 dollars
-8-12 in community service
-achol awarness course
-drivers license will be suspended for 30 days
83.What are the penalties for minors(persons under the age of 21) convicted of driving under the influences of alcohol?
-confinment for jail for 72 hours nor more 180 days
-90-365 driver license suspension